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Classic Egyptian Mythology. Weighing of the heart with the feather of truth. If yoyr heart is lighter than the feather you go to heaven. Heavier it gets eaten by the demon god. Tattoo Ideas, God Anubis, Scale, Classic Mythology, Heart, Egyptian Mythology, Feathers, Egyptian God, Ancient Egyptian
Anubis guides the souls of the dead and oversees the ceremony of the weighing of the heart. If the "heart" of the dead man is found to be heavier than a feather in death, the man was guilty during his life. His heart would then be fed to the waiting Ammit.
Anubis a jackal-headed god is the most important god of the dead.One of the roles of Anubis was "Guardian of the Scales". Deciding the weight of "truth" by weighing the heart against Ma'at, who was often depicted as an ostrich feather, Anubis dictated the fate of souls.